REGIONAL QUARTERFINALS PREVIEW: Grapevine Mustangs set to take on Wichita Falls
The Grapevine Mustangs soccer team has spent season after season growing their success for this moment. After falling to El Paso Del Valle 4-1 deep in playoffs last season, the Mustangs hit the pitch with a mission this season. Now, they are headed into a regional quarterfinals pairing with Wichita Falls. VYPE DFW dives into what fans can expect out of this Mustangs squad!
A Look Back
The Mustangs finished at the top of their district this season with an undefeated 13-0-1 district record. The Mustangs were ready to prove that they were not only battle tested, but sharpened, focused, and ready to prove any naysayer wrong. With a 95% win percentage, the Mustangs went on to defeat the likes of Amarillo, San Antonio Cornerstone Christian, Justin Northwest, Colleyville Heritage, Denton Ryan, and more during regular season play.
Playoffs - What To Expect:
With 10 shut-out victories, the Mustangs headed into playoffs on top of the world- ready to take down anyone who stands between them and the state tournament. So far, Grapevine has posted a strong 5-2 victory over Aledo and a close 2-1 victory over W.T. Wyatt in the playoffs. Outscoring their opponents by a combined 6-3 in playoffs, the Mustangs (25-0-2) are more than prepared for what comes next as they take on the Coyotes (18-4-2).
Fans can expect the Mustangs to roll onto the field ready to go. There hasn't been a single minute of play this season where Grapevine hasn't given it their all. The Mustangs have showed only a sense of urgency and focus all season. The defense plays fast and smart while the offense takes every opportunity to strike. If the Mustangs score early and remain consistent, fans can expect nothing but the best outcome for Grapevine. The game is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 1st in Mineral Wells.